The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank - 7 15
Contract jobs citing XML 0 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough - 17.31% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 64.29% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £419 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.30 £32.00 £30.01
% change year-on-year
+10.31% +6.64%
XML
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 20.97% 26.92% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 13
Average daily rate £375 £394 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Farnborough region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Farnborough region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (58.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) IBM
4 5 (41.67%) ClearQuest
4 5 (41.67%) XSLT
4 5 (41.67%) ClearCase
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) JSON
7 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Camel
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (16.67%) Android Development
7 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
7 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
7 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
7 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
7 2 (16.67%) Middleware
7 2 (16.67%) Intergraph
7 2 (16.67%) XAML
7 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
1 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (16.67%) HBase
1 2 (16.67%) MS Access
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) ClearCase
1 5 (41.67%) ClearQuest
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Android Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Mobile Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (8.33%) NoSQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (41.67%) XSLT
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) J2SE
4 2 (16.67%) JMS
4 2 (16.67%) JSF
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
4 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Spring Batch
4 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
4 2 (16.67%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (16.67%) Life Science
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Android Development
1 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
1 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (16.67%) System Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (16.67%) XAML
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Hortonworks
3 2 (16.67%) Intergraph